Mobile Entertainment A subcategory of general Consumer Technology/Electronics-specific stories, this section offers news and announcements related to mobile and entertainment products/services in the electronics industry, particularly with regard to mobile devices such as phones and tablets, and other peripherals.

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09:17 ET ELFY GO Blends AR Gaming with Online Shopping

 The ELFY GO Augmented Reality (AR) game is the latest addition to the Apollo Box iOS app. ELFY GO has players scroll through the Apollo...


09:00 ET Thinking Bigger About Mobile Applications For CVBs and DMOs

 The following is being submitted by Michael Garvin, CEO of RoamingAround: Travelers of all ages, nationalities, and income levels readily...


09:00 ET Study: Employees Don't Use Enterprise Applications; Crave Personalized Experiences

 According to a commissioned study that Sapho released today, both employees and IT are increasingly frustrated with enterprise systems, to the...


08:45 ET Enhanced "Tilt-to-Scroll" Technology Can Make Scrolling 360-Degree Photos Easier on Your Phone

 INNOVENTIONS, Inc. has been awarded US Patent 9,424,810 for its RotoView "tilt-to-scroll" technology for mobile phone displays. The new...


07:12 ET BDS Mobile Names Jim O'Gara Chief Operating Officer

 BDS Mobile announced today that Jim O'Gara has joined the company's leadership team to further develop the Madison Wisconsin-based...


Aug 23, 2016, 14:23 ET The Winning Seat® Sports Sweepstakes App, University of Nevada Wolf Pack Extend Relationship to 2016-17 Football Season

 The Winning Seat®, the one and only mobile, live-action sports sweepstakes app, has a renewed partnership with the University of Nevada...


Aug 23, 2016, 13:08 ET Award-winning indie thriller "The Scarapist"™ now available on Video on Demand on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and more

 Following its successful festival run, limited release in Landmark Theatres and screening at the 2016 Berlinale European Film Market (EFM),...


Aug 23, 2016, 13:00 ET Imaging Specialist Wooptix Secures US$3.3 Million in Series-A Funding, Led By Bullnet Capital and Intel Capital

Wooptix, the first spin-off company from Universidad de La Laguna in Tenerife, Spain, has today announced a Series A funding of US$3.3 million. The...


Aug 23, 2016, 10:09 ET Honor Partners with Lyft Ridesharing Platform

Honor, a leading smartphone e-brand, and Lyft, the fastest-growing ridesharing platform in the U.S., today announced a partnership designed to get...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:55 ET Gryker Launches Levitating Apple Watch Charger on Kickstarter

 Gryker, Inc., creator of wireless power transfer technology, launched Air Charge – a levitating, wireless Apple Watch charger on...


Aug 23, 2016, 09:00 ET ACL Launches New Suite of Pre-Built Analysis Apps to Monitor ERP Process Risk

 ACL, a software provider helping governments and the world's largest public and private companies stamp out fraud, operational waste, and...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:40 ET realfriends, a New Social App Redefining Communications Between Friends by Limiting Friends List to a Maximum of 25

The role of social media in everyday relationships has never been greater. Major social apps play an important role in the establishment of...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET VIZIO SmartCast™ App to Integrate Google Play Movies & TV Content Catalog

VIZIO, Inc. announced today updates to its VIZIO SmartCast experience.  Enhancements allow for expanded capabilities within the VIZIO...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Free Opera VPN App Rolls Out to Android

A free and unlimited VPN app for Android is today available from Opera. The new app lets people enhance their online privacy, block ad-tracking...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Brightstar To Promote Digital Turbine's Technology Platforms Globally

 Digital Turbine, Inc. (Nasdaq: APPS), a global mobile platform company, and Brightstar Corp., a world leader in managing mobile devices...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Kostenlose Opera VPN-App für Android erhältlich

Erstes völlig kostenloses VPN mit zahlreichen Funktionen und ohne Datenlimit  Ab sofort ist die kostenlose, unlimitierte Opera VPN-App...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Lancement de la nouvelle application mobile gratuite Opera VPN pour Android

Premier VPN entièrement gratuit doté de nombreuses fonctions à données illimitées  Opera a lancé aujourd'hui...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET La app gratuita Opera VPN se lanza para Android

Primera VPN rica en características totalmente gratuita sin límite de datos   Una app VPN gratuita e ilimitada para Android...


Aug 23, 2016, 07:00 ET Hollywood VFX Veteran Makes Magic With Augmented Reality

 Big Blue Ceiling, the Extended Reality think tank created by Hollywood visual effects veteran and software architect Eddie Offermann, has...


Aug 23, 2016, 07:00 ET TechFaith Reports First Half 2016 Financial Results

 China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited (NASDAQ: CNTF) ("TechFaith" or the "Company") today announced its unaudited...


Aug 22, 2016, 13:35 ET YouTube Star Meghan McCarthy and Global Gaming App LINE PLAY Create Very First Animated Series "Glam Squad"

 Global Gaming App LINE PLAY has launched their first animated scripted series "Glam Squad" voiced by YouTube and Vine Sensation Meghan...


Aug 22, 2016, 12:10 ET Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) - Global Strategic Analysis to 2020: Spurt in Mobile App Usage: The Foundation for Growth - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) - Global Strategic Analysis" report to their offering. This...


Aug 22, 2016, 11:05 ET Leading mobile whiteboard and design tool gets even more mobile

 Explain Everything, Inc. has relaunched the iPhone and Android phone version of its interactive screencasting whiteboard, bringing an updated...


Aug 22, 2016, 11:00 ET Zeel Massage On Demand Broadens California Coverage To Monterey Bay

 Zeel, the first and largest provider of Massage On Demand®, brings the benefits and convenience of on-demand massage delivery to an even...


Aug 22, 2016, 10:01 ET Accela Kicks Off Engage 2016 to Showcase Best of Civic Technology Industry

Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, today kicked off its annual Accela Engage...